Location & Opening Hours

14-16 Grassmarket | Edinburgh | EH1 2JU
Dance Base is located in the Grassmarket and is easily accessible by bus and is five minutes' walk from Princes Street.

Opening Times:
**Dance Base is currently closed to the public in response to Scottish Government guidelines around COVID-19. Click here to browse our online classes programme.**

Grassmarket 02 from Dalry via Haymarket
George IV Bridge 23, 27, 28, 45.
Johnstone Terrace 35
For all local Public Transport Information call Traveline on 0800 23 23 23

There is free parking after 18.30 in The Grassmarket, an NCP car park in King’s Stables Road as well as parking on Johnstone Terrace and Castle Terrace.
Please note: we no longer offer classes at Thomas Morton Hall in Leith.

Dance Base is located in the Grassmarket, Edinburgh, the heart of the city centre. The local area is busy, vibrant, and full of shops, bars and restaurants. Some of our friends in the Grassmarket include:

Great value deals on coffees, lunches, juices and more every day at HULA. This colourful and vibrant café will set you up for the day – try a cleansing juice or a warming cup of rich latte. Dance Base card holders get 10% off their bill.

Pumpkin Brown
Pumpkin Brown is a café that specialises in clean, raw, and delicious food as well as amazing coffees, juices and energy shots. Apart from being a chilled place to stop in for breakfast or lunch with friends or get your daily caffeine hit, they also cater for all types of food intolerances with all of our dishes being completely gluten and dairy free (naturally), without compromising on taste.


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